Karen Paul Holmes Creates Attainable Poetry

Poetry which delves into the salt of earth

These poems are private diary entries, a memoir crying out for an ear to crawl into and live inside as an echo. Her explorations of her life after divorce and the death of her mother are reminiscent of the painter Eileen Paul Millard’s brush strokes on the cover of the book, an assortment of separate colors brought into a whole being of wonder. The three movements of the book are gentle in their joy and devastating in their grief.

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